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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Spiritater » Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:43 pm

Iliketrains wrote:Mate just got a Scunny season ticket for another season (potentially) in league 1 in their main stand for £360 including free programme every game and a number of other perks. Some of the Direites prices are more expensive in the NL! To be honest i am starting to have some sympathy for them. They are run by some absolute w*****s the like of which who are destroying football clubs across the land and it needs to stop now as it's getting ridiculous.

Next season they will be facing Notts County maybe or Yeovil. Torquay will be coming back up. They won't be getting out of that league any time soon and they need to accept this. Getting out of the NL is primarily about being organised and having a club that is pulling together in all directions. Chucking money at it doesn't necessarily work as Eastleigh have found out and others.

Chesterfield are a million miles away from being a harmonious club in all departments therefore all the money and signings in the world won't guarantee promotion. If they think it will they are in for a shock. The number of fans a club has doesn't equate to guaranteed success.


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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Bros » Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:07 pm

Spiritater wrote:
Iliketrains wrote:Mate just got a Scunny season ticket for another season (potentially) in league 1 in their main stand for £360 including free programme every game and a number of other perks. Some of the Direites prices are more expensive in the NL! To be honest i am starting to have some sympathy for them. They are run by some absolute w*****s the like of which who are destroying football clubs across the land and it needs to stop now as it's getting ridiculous.

Next season they will be facing Notts County maybe or Yeovil. Torquay will be coming back up. They won't be getting out of that league any time soon and they need to accept this. Getting out of the NL is primarily about being organised and having a club that is pulling together in all directions. Chucking money at it doesn't necessarily work as Eastleigh have found out and others.

Chesterfield are a million miles away from being a harmonious club in all departments therefore all the money and signings in the world won't guarantee promotion. If they think it will they are in for a shock. The number of fans a club has doesn't equate to guaranteed success.


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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby HitchcocksShins » Wed Apr 24, 2019 3:43 pm

thomasz wrote:They're in the poo now arent they?

Discuss



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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Spiritater » Wed Apr 24, 2019 4:54 pm

stagmanrob wrote:https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2012920292153165&id=219559021489310

:yahoo:


We owe Lord Lester so much too, you'll never be forgotten Jack, great memories :lol:
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby EdwinstoweStag » Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:22 pm

Spiritater wrote:
stagmanrob wrote:https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2012920292153165&id=219559021489310

:yahoo:


We owe Lord Lester so much too, you'll never be forgotten Jack, great memories :lol:



.... and soon to be off their payroll, it seems!
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Spiritater » Tue Apr 30, 2019 5:31 pm

Shows how much we're beginning to forget about them as this thread had slipped onto page 2.
Anyway a big well done to Stockport and Torquay who've won the Conf North and South, meaning they'll be gracing the dip and probably Mardy Lane next season. Two clubs on the way back from absolute worse than the pit of Hell. The National League will soon resemble a League 2 of a few years back.
Yeovil
Sheep
Halifax
Wrexham
Hartlepool
Torquay
Stockport
probably Clownty :D
Dagenham
Barnet
Gateshead
Barrow
all in there. Plenty of competition next season, though I think Salford will spend even bigger and scupper the sheep.
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Marky Mark » Tue Apr 30, 2019 5:39 pm

Spiritater wrote:Shows how much we're beginning to forget about them as this thread had slipped onto page 2.
Anyway a big well done to Stockport and Torquay who've won the Conf North and South, meaning they'll be gracing the dip and probably Mardy Lane next season. Two clubs on the way back from absolute worse than the pit of Hell. The National League will soon resemble a League 2 of a few years back.
Yeovil
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Halifax
Wrexham
Hartlepool
Torquay
Stockport
probably Clownty :D
Dagenham
Barnet
Gateshead
Barrow
all in there. Plenty of competition next season, though I think Salford will spend even bigger and scupper the sheep.


Yeovil, Dagenham, Barnet, Gateshead and Barrow aren't league clubs to me 'Tater
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Spiritater » Tue Apr 30, 2019 5:41 pm

Well you always were odd :lol:
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Jamie » Tue Apr 30, 2019 6:02 pm

Have Gateshead or Barrow even been in L2?
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Marky Mark » Tue Apr 30, 2019 6:02 pm

Jamie wrote:Have Gateshead or Barrow even been in L2?


Yes, in the days of re-election, like Southport and a few others.
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Bros » Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:17 pm

Even further down the pyramid you have Workington and Bradford PA that I can remember from my youth
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby part time pete » Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:52 pm

Marky Mark wrote:
Jamie wrote:Have Gateshead or Barrow even been in L2?


Yes, in the days of re-election, like Southport and a few others.


Gateshead are a total different club with the present one starting out as South Shields in the 1970’s
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby SINA STAG » Thu May 02, 2019 11:55 am

How exciting the Sheep warriors can at least open its away end next season when Stockport n County visit the sheep pen
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Beano » Thu May 02, 2019 6:36 pm

Less season tickets and half a parachute payment next season.

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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby SINA STAG » Fri May 03, 2019 11:43 am

Bros wrote:Even further down the pyramid you have Workington and Bradford PA that I can remember from my youth



I've a programme from when the Stags played Workington in the league
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Staggyfox » Fri May 03, 2019 8:41 pm

SINA STAG wrote:
Bros wrote:Even further down the pyramid you have Workington and Bradford PA that I can remember from my youth



I've a programme from when the Stags played Workington in the league


My first game...1975....stags won 1 -0. Sat in the bishop street stand.....anyone remember the man on the gate? Pay for standing, and get a transfer into the seats.....worked out 5p cheaper from memory than going directly into the stand from Bishop Street.
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby DazMondo » Sun May 05, 2019 7:56 pm

Staggyfox wrote:
SINA STAG wrote:
Bros wrote:Even further down the pyramid you have Workington and Bradford PA that I can remember from my youth



I've a programme from when the Stags played Workington in the league


My first game...1975....stags won 1 -0. Sat in the bishop street stand.....anyone remember the man on the gate? Pay for standing, and get a transfer into the seats.....worked out 5p cheaper from memory than going directly into the stand from Bishop Street.



I remember an old fellow working the gate early to mid eighties, he'd let us in for a few bob, as long as we jumped the turnstile. Easy money for the old lad to top up his pension.

Against Wigan in that cup game when George Foster scored a worldie there must have been 100 plus fans chucking him ten bob each.

Nice little earner..
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Chris M » Mon May 06, 2019 1:14 pm

DazMondo wrote:
Staggyfox wrote:
SINA STAG wrote:
Bros wrote:Even further down the pyramid you have Workington and Bradford PA that I can remember from my youth



I've a programme from when the Stags played Workington in the league


My first game...1975....stags won 1 -0. Sat in the bishop street stand.....anyone remember the man on the gate? Pay for standing, and get a transfer into the seats.....worked out 5p cheaper from memory than going directly into the stand from Bishop Street.



I remember an old fellow working the gate early to mid eighties, he'd let us in for a few bob, as long as we jumped the turnstile. Easy money for the old lad to top up his pension.

Against Wigan in that cup game when George Foster scored a worldie there must have been 100 plus fans chucking him ten bob each.

Nice little earner..


As a naive 12 year old I climbed over the turnstile into WSU to assist the turnstile operator who said the gate had jammed! Glad Carolyn removed the temptation to fiddle the gate money with cashless entry. Shame it took 35 years to sort out.

Reminds me of an original episode of 606 with Danny Baker where he asked for unusual payment methods to gain entry to football grounds. It transpired that someone got into Field Mill for a Boxing Day fixture for the payment of one Tangerine!
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby SINA STAG » Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:31 pm

Spirites ticket sales 800 including over 80 n over get theirs for free
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby cassellswasmagic » Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:02 pm

How lucky are we right now. Hopefully they stay there for a few more............centuries :lol:
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Deluded spireites

Postby Uppityrstag » Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:32 am

Just popped over to Bob's board for a laugh at their reaction to their NON-LEAGUE fixtures. One poster says "Weekend in Torquay looks promising. Last game of the season at Dagenham for a big promotion party too. "
Nice to be so confident, but i can't see what that confidence is based on , going on their first season down there .
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Re: Deluded spireites

Postby adamstag » Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:39 am

Uppityrstag wrote:Just popped over to Bob's board for a laugh at their reaction to their NON-LEAGUE fixtures. One poster says "Weekend in Torquay looks promising. Last game of the season at Dagenham for a big promotion party too. "
Nice to be so confident, but i can't see what that confidence is based on , going on their first season down there .


They've an outside chance of the playoffs (baring in mind about half the league is involved in them now) if they put a good run together possibly
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby Spiritater » Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:40 am

If they finish top I'll burn my underpants :lol:
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Re: Let's Have A Thread About non-league Chesterfield

Postby SINA STAG » Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:13 pm

Spiritater wrote:If they finish top I'll burn my underpants :lol:



I'll bring the firelighter
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